NWSB Writer Steve Lee previews Washington State’s 2012-2013 college basketball season. There were hopes that this would be the season that the Cougars removed themselves from the role of “lil brother” to the Washington Huskies. Unfortunately, a string of misfortune hit Pullman and the Washington State faithful will have to wait until next year for a dance ticket. Good times ahead for Ken Bone, Brock Motum, and Que Johnson.
Another North West Coach in the spotlight today. Past University of Washington State Cougars head basketball coach Dick Bennett. Insider Steve one of our Washington St. Cougars bloggers points out his Cougs career started in 2003, and he was there until 2006. The first order of business for Bennett and his WSU coaching staff was changing the culture and identity of Cougars basketball.
WSU Cougars blogger Insider Steve weighs in with the College basketball Love Em Hate Em Cougars hoops blog. He recaps the Washington State Cougars vs. Gonzaga Bulldogs monday night matchup. An 89-81 Bulldogs win. Kevin Pangos scored 33 points for the Zags, Brock Motum scored 17, Reggie Moore 14, and Mike Ladd 13 for WSU.